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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPungitius pungitius (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 126507

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPungitius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPungitius Coste, 1848
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasteracanthus pungitius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus blanchardi Sauvage, 1874
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus concinnus Richardson, 1836
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus dekayi Agassiz, 1850
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus globiceps Sauvage, 1874
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus mainensis Storer, 1837
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus nebulosus Agassiz, 1850
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus occidentalis Cuvier, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus pungitius Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus pungitius brachypoda Bean, 1879
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPungitius pungitius pungitius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygosteus pungitius (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygosteus pungitius brachypoda (Bean, 1879)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygosteus pungitius carinata Bertin, 1925
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygosteus pungitius semiarmata Bertin, 1925
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygosteus pungitius trachura Bertin, 1925
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100
page(s): 296 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornipigget hundestejle  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiendoornige stekelbaars  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorten-spined sticklebackUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornine-spined sticklebackUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorninespine stickleback  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorepinochetteTrusted: edited by a thematic editorépinoche à neuf épines  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZwergstichlingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStechelstangeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorneunstachliger StichlingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorneunstacheliger StichlingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkleiner Stichling  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordevynspyglė dyglė  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornipigget stingsild  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornipigga stingsild  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcierniczek  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorколюшка девятииглая  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmåspigg  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoruzun dikence balığı  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКолючка дев'ятиголковаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorДев'ятиголкова колючка  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrothell naw pigyn  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPungitius pungitius pungitius (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPungitius pungitius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPungitius pungitius sinensis (Guichenot, 1869) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPungitius sinensis (Guichenot, 1869)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Baltic Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Columbia [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Territories [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUngava Bay [details]
Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCoastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Riga
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Riga [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Hudson Bay
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHudson Bay [details]
Hudson Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHudson Strait [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIJsselmeer [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZeeschelde [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThersitina gasterostei (Pagenstecher, 1861) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus canadensis Wilson C.B., 1916 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus biuncinatus Gadd, 1901 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus nerkae Roberts, 1963 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus auritus Markevich, 1940 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (49 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (89 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (817 nucleotides; 302 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on small invertebrates, aquatic insects and their own eggs and larvae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic drainages across Canada to New Jersey [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found in both fresh and salt waters, in shallow, vegetated areas. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social & Scientific- Subsistence fishery, dog food, oil source, laboratory animal for reproductive behavior studies [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Kingfishers, mergansers, walleye, European eel [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Move into freshwater to spawn in spring, male builds a nest of weeds on a mud bottom [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126507
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Pungitius pungitius (Linnaeus, 1758). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126507 on 2014-08-29
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